Day: August 5, 2020

Sardine famine to continue along Kerala coast this year: CMFRI

The availability of Indian oil sardine, the favorite fish of Keralites, will continue being at a small stage along the Kerala coastal waters for the duration of the recent calendar year as nicely, reported a review by Central Marine Fisheries Investigation Institute (CMFRI).

The sardine famine getting skilled along the Kerala coast will continue, and experts doing the job in the oil sardine and fishery sector have asked for for utmost care in the harvesting of this specific fish variety.

Oil sardine output was adversely influenced in the modern past due to ecological modifications subsequent El Nino, which impacted the

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Mechanisation to the rescue of Karnataka cashew processors during pandemic

Mechanisation of cashew factories appears to have assisted cashew processors in Karnataka in handling the predicament all through the pandemic.

K Prakash Rao, associate in Mangaluru-centered Kalbavi Cashews, told BusinessLine that cashew processing models in Karnataka have largely mechanised their manufacturing things to do. This has assisted processors in handling better in these tough occasions.

He said the selection of workers needed to course of action is minimized by seventy five per cent in automatic vegetation vis-a-vis manual processing models. With this, it is uncomplicated to control social distancing norms and safety measures all through functions, he said.

Standard operating

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AgriBazaar sees major jump in transactions as more farmers, buyers go online

AgriBazaar, the digital market place position for farm items is expecting a key leap in transactions on its system soon after the Centre not too long ago authorized farmers to sell their deliver outdoors the regulated markets.

“We are targeting transactions value ₹20,000 crore to be carried out on our system this money year as more farmers and prospective buyers are registering with us to trade,” claimed Amith Agarwal, CEO and co-founder, AgriBazaar. In 2019-twenty, transactions value ₹6,000 crore ended up carried out on the AgriBazaar system, and the gross items value (GMV) traded all through April-June quarter stood at

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Monsoon unleashes fury over peninsula as low intensifies

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has explained that a new minimal-tension place may perhaps form above the West-Central and adjoining North Bay of Bengal above the upcoming a few to four times (by Sunday) even as a hyperactive and well-marked minimal-tension place off the Odisha and West Bengal coasts caused monsoon torrents to swamp several locations of the West Coastline, Central and East India.


The really significant to particularly significant rainfall during the 24 hrs ending on Wednesday morning itself tells a tale. Some of the heaviest rain (in cm) fell at Palgarh-forty six Avalanchi (Nilgiris)-39 Dahanu-38 Mahabaleshwar-32 Upper Bhavani (Nilgiris)-31

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